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Oklahoma State receiver James Washington

Biggest X-factors for Top 25 college football teams

To contend for a national championship, you need a few things. One of them is an X-factor. That doesn't necessarily mean a star player -- though it...
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley in college football Week 8

Top takeaways from college football Week 8

Unlike what we've seen in recent weeks, college football Week 8 wasn't loaded with upsets, shocking losses or many huge surprises. There were some serious statements made,...
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley is the key to Penn State beating Michigan in college football Week 8

Top storylines heading into college football Week 8

Is there any possible way college football Week 8 can top last weekend's action in terms of chaos, intrigue and excitement? Probably not, but it's certainly going...
Syracuse receiver Steve Ishmael during college football Week 7

14 unsung heroes from Week 7 of college football

If you ever doubted for one second that college football is the craziest show in sports, well, consider Week 7 a firm rebuttal. There were two games...
Syracuse got college football Week 7 kicked off in style with a huge upset over Clemson

Top takeaways from wacky, wild college football Week 7

Even before Saturday's huge slate of games had begun to commence, we knew college football Week 7 was offering something unique. It started Friday night when both Syracuse...

Predicting college football studs and duds for Week 7

When college football’s schedule looks underwhelming, it often gives us maximum crazy. This could end up being that week. There are no top-10 teams facing off. The...

Top storylines heading into college football Week 7

Based on what we've seen since the season began, college football Week 7 will feature a couple of upsets, and this weekend's slate of games is ripe...

15 most important college football players in Week 5

"Survive and advance" is a popular phrase during March Madness, but it also applies to the early portion of the college football season. Many schools are just beginning...
Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald was one of the unsung heroes of college football in Week 3

14 unsung heroes from college football Week 3

When it comes to college football, we hear a lot about the same players. You know the names: Lamar Jackson, Saquon Barkley, Sam Darnold, and so on....
Clemson quarterback Kelly Bryant scores against Louisville in college football Week 3

Top takeaways from college football Week 3

If you love crisp, clean college football action, then Week 3 probably left you feeling a measure of disappointment. Some of the top teams and players in...
Dec 21, 2016; San Diego, CA, USA; Wyoming Cowboys quarterback Josh Allen (17) looks to pass during the third quarteragainst the Brigham Young Cougars at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

16 most important college football players in Week 3

With only two matchups between ranked teams, Week 3 of the 2017 college football season is an ideal time for underdogs to make a statement. Highlighted by Louisville...
Cardinals quarterback Lamar Jackson has a lot of pressure on his shoulders heading into college football Week 1

Predicting studs and duds for college football Week 3

College football's second week was about measuring stick games. We realized Oklahoma is a real playoff contender. We realized Georgia should be the SEC East's favorite, by...
Lamar Jackson college football Week 3

Top storylines heading into college football Week 3

Premier matchups between highly ranked teams aren't prevalent in college football Week 3. Especially after watching so many huge games go down last weekend, it's kind of...

Memphis receiver’s car shot up following altercation with teammate

There are some stories that we see come across the wire that defy logic. You have to take a second and third look before realizing the story...

Top 10 storylines for college football Week 5

There are three monster games on the slate for college football Week 5, as well as other contests worthy of our attention. In particular, the battles between Stanford...
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Paxton Lynch reportedly ‘a virtual lock’ to enter 2016 NFL Draft

Memphis quarterback Paxton Lynch is reportedly "a virtual lock" to enter the 2016 NFL Draft, according to Josh Norris of Rotoworld and NBC Sports, a noted draft...